On November 18, 2020, representatives of Da Nang city and experts, Dutch farming enterprises organize an online seminar “Promotion and cooperation of high-tech agriculture in Da Nang- Netherlands” to develop hi-tech agricultural cooperation relations between the two countries.
The Netherlands is a country with developed agriculture and high technology application in Europe and is also a country that is known to apply technologies to cope with the impacts of climate change on agriculture. Similarly, Vietnam is also an agricultural country affected by climate change, but Vietnam’s agriculture has not had the conditions to apply high technology to improve the quality of agriculture.
Currently, the high-tech agriculture is a priority for Da Nang to thrive in order to meet the needs of use and export to many countries around the world. The creation of quality and safety products is the city’s top goal. At present, Da Nang is concentrating on solutions, promulgating supportive and encouraging policies to attract investment to set up company in the field of hi-tech agriculture, completing the detailed planning of 3 agricultural regions which applying high technology. Although the land reserve for agricultural production is limited, the city always gives priority to the development of hi-tech agriculture.
Not only investing in production, planning and application of high-tech science, Da Nang hopes to receive Dutch help in choosing applied technology, export standards as well as how to use the agricultural land effectively, avoid wasting resources. In addition, attracting Dutch investors with financial ability and business experience in the field of high-tech agriculture will help Da Nang learn how to manage effectively and meet demand of the city and providing food for millions of visitors to Da Nang each year. Besides, in the future, Da Nang hopes to combine high-tech agriculture and tourism to create the highest economic efficiency for the city.
With its efforts, Da Nang hopes that in the future there will be more Dutch investors investing in the city through setting up company in Da Nang, Vietnam or cooperate with local company in the field of high-tech agriculture, thereby bringing the highest economic efficiency to the investors and the city.